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user_can_set_post_date() WP 1.5.0

Deprecated from version 2.0.0. It is no longer supported and can be removed in future releases. Use current_user_can() instead.

Whether user can set new posts' dates.

No Hooks.

Return

true|false. Null. Nothing.

Usage

user_can_set_post_date( $user_id, $blog_id, $category_id );
$user_id(int) (required)
-
$blog_id(int)
Not Used
$category_id(int)
Not Used

Notes

  • See: current_user_can()

Changelog

Since 1.5.0 Introduced.
Deprecated Since 2.0.0 Use current_user_can()

Code of user_can_set_post_date() WP 5.7

<?php
function user_can_set_post_date($user_id, $blog_id = 1, $category_id = 'None') {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.0.0', 'current_user_can()' );

	$author_data = get_userdata($user_id);
	return (($author_data->user_level > 4) && user_can_create_post($user_id, $blog_id, $category_id));
}